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The Witney Blanket Hall

100 High Street, Witney OX28 6HL, England
+44 1993 706408
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Excellent evening

Visited here with our WI group and had an extremely pleasant time. The food was really good and our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gillian L
A hidden gem

Tucked away, this quirky eating place is a real gem. Situated in a Wool trade museum type building... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
BRIAN W
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Witney's 'Heritage Central':The historic home of Witney Blankets: Woollen Blankets & Throws, Coffee,Pies, & Assemblies since 1721. Come and find out all about The Blanket Hall & Witney blankets. Licensed Pieshop, rugs & throws on sale. For nearly 300 years... A great place to be.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pies” (22 reviews)
“pie shop” (17 reviews)
“mash” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
100 High Street, Witney OX28 6HL, England
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+44 1993 706408
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here with our WI group and had an extremely pleasant time. The food was really good and our tour of the building was most informative.

Thank Gillian L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tucked away, this quirky eating place is a real gem. Situated in a Wool trade museum type building in the centre if Whitney. Friendly, low key and very interesting place.

Thank BRIAN W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Three friends stopped for lunch, had the nicest GLUTEN FREE chicken pie and the others had regular wheat pies which where divine , butternut squash and beans. Friendly service and great atmosphere helped by the lovely lady at the counter who was full of pazzazz.

Thank winky111276
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Third time we’ve been here and it never fails to satisfy. Four of us booked on Saturday. Lovely bottle of Merlot and two interesting local beers. Two steak and ale pies and one chicken and leek all served with mash, gravy and peas. I went...More

Thank lilees2016
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

This series of buildings are fascinating and tell the story of the development and making of the famous Whitney blanket. The staff are very helpful and enthusiastic about the place they work and eager to share their knowledge. Didn't eat in the pie cafe but...More

Thank Jenny B
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FilkinsRM, fascinator at The Witney Blanket Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thank you, Jenny B, for coming and looking about and talking to the staff and being fascinated.at what you saw and heard. Do please come again.

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Lovely Pie and Mash - nice quiet spot for reading/catching up with a friend. Historic surroundings which are interesting and just that little bit outside of town to not feel too in the middle of it all. Must resist the temptation to buy more blankets...More

Thank EKH2015
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FilkinsRM, historian at The Witney Blanket Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

So pleased you loved the pies... But what is this? Resisting temptation to buy blankets? Fie on you, EKH2015. Do you not realise that thwarting your desire to buy our blankets is injurious to your health? Give way at once... And snuggle up in one...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

My partner and I had a cream tea here on bank holiday Sunday. We sat in the garden by the river. What an idyllic spot ( see photos ) The fruit scones were delicious and warmed through and brought to table with lovely butter and...More

Thank Mark C
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FilkinsRM, holding the teapot at The Witney Blanket Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

A warm scone, a gurgling river, and a singing blackbird, and all under a warm sun. Bliss! And thank you for enjoying it so much.

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Our extended family visited this venue for lunch and were not disappointed. the team members ensured that our large part was well accommodated at the rear of the restaurant in this lovely spot and everyone of all ages enjoyed the pies and drinks on offer....More

Thank heatheralison2018
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FilkinsRM, an accomodating chap at The Witney Blanket Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

There is nothing that lifts our heart more than seeing several generations all enjoying what we offer. So do, please, come back soon, and we (you and us both) will be happy together again.

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Visited for the first time and wonder why we haven’t before! The food was delicious and choice was excellent, service was very good and very friendly with a lovely atmosphere. Loved the decor and little touches, we will definitely be back.

Thank Robanju
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FilkinsRM, waiting patiently for your coming at The Witney Blanket Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Well, dear Robanju, we don't know why you haven't been before either... But the essential point is that now you have, and we are both happy about that. Thank you for your v kind words, and we look forward to your return trip. Adieu!

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

The Witney Blanket Hall is a little way from the main town centre (5 min walk) but if your in the area don't miss it, its a great place to meet friends for a coffee and a bite to eat, plus a Pie Shop and...More

Thank charliebeesley
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FilkinsRM, basking in the approbation at The Witney Blanket Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Yup, may be five minutes from the centre at a slow dawdle and with plenty of time to walk down the High Street and look at the lovely independent shops on the way. And, thank you charliebeesley for recognising that to finish the walk at...More

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janebrown10
5 February 2017|
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Response from Eleanor M | Property representative |
How extremely sad you didn't find us. I think you must have been to Witney Museum rather than the Blanket Hall. We are 20 yards further down on the opposite side of the road, next to the Plough pub. We were most definitely... More
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missladykent
29 March 2016|
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Response from FilkinsRM | Property representative |
Our current plan is to close at 5pm on Saturday 24th December 2016 and reopen at 10am on Tuesday 3rd January 2017. So we would not be open on Boxing day, sorry. However we are open every day except Mondays until 24th... More
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